Tree Tops at Bench Mtn - Spectacular Log Home, Hot Tub Wi-Fi

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Come, relax and enjoy the cool mountain breezes.


Last updated: 10/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

STUNNING - 4 bedrooms with 4.5 baths, an upscale, secluded log home on 2.5 acres with a HOT TUB, in the mountains above Cowee Valley. The living room features a two-story stone fireplace and 46' flat screen HD TV. Large wrap around deck with mountain views, 3 king suites with large walk-in closets (master bath includes clawfoot tub), 3800 sq. ft., built in 2007, rents from $1200 per wk. Enjoy the second floor loft overlooking the living room with mountain views. Child (port-a-crib/high chair) and dog friendly (no cats) with plenty of parking and 1 car garage. Located at 3000 ft. Great vacation get away in the Smoky Mountains. Watch the glorious sunrises and sunsets from the deck or hot tub! There is a Foosball table and large TV located in the basement Recreation Room. BOOK NOW!

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    refundable pet deposit $50...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king


  • Bedroom 1 upstairs: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2 Upstairs: 1 king


  • Bedroom 3 - basement: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    This is a bunk bed....moreless

  • Additional beds in rec. room, great for children. (1 full, 2 twins)

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1 - Master: toilet, tub, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 5: toilet


  • King suites have own baths, bath in rec. room area with .5 bath in entry hall....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Come enjoy a quiet, serene getaway off a private road near the top of Bench Mountain in North Carolina. Bountiful variety of bird life, wild turkeys, deer, fox, and an occasional bear....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Television:

    5 TVs, all King bedrooms, living area and rec. room....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Franklin is a quaint, historic town with shopping, restaurants and antique stores....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Secluded mountain retreat with spectacular views on 3 acres close to ruby mines, fishing/rafting, Little Tennessee River, 1 hr from Tail of the Dragon, Smoky Mts. Park, Gatlinburg; Fontana Dam....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Table seats 8 with 2 additional seats at bar area....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas plus firepit outside...moreless

  • Garage:

    1 car garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High Speed Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Completely furnished....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven


  • Deck / Patio:

    Large wrap around deck that can be secured for toddlers or small pets....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub


Write a review 5
from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2017
4 night min stay
Christmas Weeks
Dec 16 - Jan 7, 2018
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $125


Holiday weekends are a minimum three-night rental except as otherwise noted. $50 refundable pet deposit.

By check or money order to owner. 25% deposit to hold reservation. Balance of payment due 2 weeks prior to rental start.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 10/07/2016
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58 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Airport
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Franklin Municipal
25 Miles
Nearest Train
Bryson City
8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Caffe Rel
45 Miles
Nearest Ski
Maggie Valley

Car: Necessary

1 mile from an active ruby mine, trails close by, world-class kayaking,


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Our family has been coming to the mountains around Franklin for over 30 years. Whether a summer vacation with our children or with the Boy Scouts hiking the Appalachian Trail, the cool breezes, lush surroundings and natural beauty have always amazed us. We welcome the chance to share this beauty with you and hope that you will find yourselves revitalized and will wanting to return to Tree Tops at Bench Mountain in the North Carolina Mountains.

Why the Owner Chose Franklin, NC, USA:
Gem mining, Smoky Mountain Park, white water rafting, trails, waterfalls, 3-mile Greenway path along the Little Tennessee River in Franklin. So much to do, so little time. Come and enjoy it from Tree Tops!

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Quiet solitude, Amish rockers, Cardinals and Yellow Finches not to mention Hummingbirds. The wild life is outstanding. Close to Smoky Mountains National Park and Nantahala Outdoor Center, Dry Falls, Whiteside Mountain Trail near Highlands. What better way to spend your vacation. NO ATVs OR 4-WHEEL DRIVE RECREATION VEHICLES PERMITTED

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Speaks: english



  • Come, relax and enjoy the cool mountain breezes.

    Come, relax and enjoy the cool mountain breezes.

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • 1 upstairs bedroom with bath

    1 upstairs bedroom with bath

  • Loft


  • Basement recreation room

    Basement recreation room

  • Hot tub and fire pit

    Hot tub and fire pit

  • Frequent visitor

    Frequent visitor

  • Winter at Tree Tops

    Winter at Tree Tops

  • Colors of Autumn

    Colors of Autumn

  • Deck living

    Deck living

  • Entry Hall

    Entry Hall

  • View from the loft area

    View from the loft area

  • Kitchen- with everything you need to cook a wonderful meal.

    Kitchen- with everything you need to cook a wonderful meal.

  • Master bath with it's clawfoot tub. Also has a walk-in shower.

    Master bath with it's clawfoot tub. Also has a walk-in shower.

  • 2 Identical baths in upstairs bedrooms. Showers in tubs.

    2 Identical baths in upstairs bedrooms. Showers in tubs.

  • 2nd upstairs bedroom with bath

    2nd upstairs bedroom with bath

  • Basement Bedroom

    Basement Bedroom

  • Sunrise


  • Cheers


  • Spring Shower

    Spring Shower

  • Rafting on the Nantahala circa 1991

    Rafting on the Nantahala circa 1991

  • Our Mountain Home

    Our Mountain Home

VRBO #679102

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Monday, October 24, 2016

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